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Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   08-11-2005, 01:34 PM
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Posted By Madame Ovary
Wow, that sounds really perfect. A lot like...

Wow, that sounds really perfect. A lot like where I am now, without the 10 feet of snow. We'll probably be driving through that area anyway, so we'll plan to take a few days to check it out. We used...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   08-08-2005, 04:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 802
Posted By Madame Ovary
It ALL sounds so nice. Unfortunately, it doesn't...

It ALL sounds so nice. Unfortunately, it doesn't look like we can swing the trip out there this month. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/greensad.gif I expect it will be November...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   07-26-2005, 01:41 PM
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Posted By Madame Ovary
Dh tells me that the North Coast area has the...

Dh tells me that the North Coast area has the highest rate of seismic activity in the continental US and also the greatest likelyhood of being hit by a tsunami. I don't mind all the little...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   07-26-2005, 01:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 802
Posted By Madame Ovary
Hi, mamas: My last two replies to this thread...

Hi, mamas:
My last two replies to this thread disappeared for no apparent reason, and seeing that I'm so verbose, I'd spent an awful lot of time on them. I'll see if this one works...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   07-19-2005, 08:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 802
Posted By Madame Ovary
Wow, I had totally forgotten about air...

Wow, I had totally forgotten about air pollution! We've lived above 9000 ft. for the past 9 years, and the air is perfect, as long as there aren't any forest fires. I'm really spoiled, and I won't...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   07-17-2005, 06:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 802
Posted By Madame Ovary
Hi, everybody! I'm an MDC old-timer, but I...

Hi, everybody! I'm an MDC old-timer, but I haven't been around in a while. (No time, but I'll always love it and appreciate all the help I got here when my kids were tiny!) I have a 9 year old dd,...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   07-17-2005, 05:28 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,229
Posted By Madame Ovary
Whoa! I haven't been here in ages!...

Whoa! I haven't been here in ages! http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/redface.gif I was glad to see the Seussical mentioned-- my baby girl was Thing One. I'm driving to town 4 days...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   08-11-2004, 01:24 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,229
Posted By Madame Ovary
Okay... I'm going to try to be quick here, which...

Okay... I'm going to try to be quick here, which y'all may have noticed is difficult for me http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/eyesroll.gif , 'cause I have to get back outside and haul...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   07-27-2004, 01:26 PM
Replies: 116
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Posted By Madame Ovary
Hi, everybody! Me again... Vallecito hike: ...

Hi, everybody! Me again...

Vallecito hike:
We'll be on the hike Thursday, and we're really looking forward to it. That would be me, my rambunctious little boy, who'll be 5 next week, and my...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   06-29-2004, 01:48 PM
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Posted By Madame Ovary
Oh, I'm sorry, Dready---- It looks like I'm...

Oh, I'm sorry, Dready----

It looks like I'm not going to be able to make it Wednesday; I just have WAY too much to do before I leave town, complicated greatly by ugly parenting challenges. I was...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   06-27-2004, 01:53 PM
Replies: 116
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Posted By Madame Ovary
Welcome, Simple mom! Good to see you here! ...

Welcome, Simple mom! Good to see you here!

Dready: So, it's basically Sudbury, then http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/wink1.gif . Sudbury, essentially, is unschooling within a...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   06-27-2004, 12:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 471
Posted By Madame Ovary
I just got it. I've only read the table of...

I just got it. I've only read the table of contents, but I can't wait to sink my teeth into it. (As if I have time!) I'm leaving Friday for a week with my outlaws, and all the kids. MIL is a...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   06-26-2004, 11:54 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,229
Posted By Madame Ovary
Vegasmama, and Darkstar: I hope to meet you both...

Vegasmama, and Darkstar: I hope to meet you both very soon! Durango is a great place to live, and there is always room for a few more of our tribe!

FYI: I'm in the Founder's group for the Sudbury...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   06-14-2004, 06:13 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,229
Posted By Madame Ovary
Catherine: Yeah, that's exactly why I posted...

Catherine:
Yeah, that's exactly why I posted the Durango Unschoolers flyers. I'd hoped we could get together a regular weekly group, like I guess you and Regina had. Unfortunately, almost everyone...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   06-11-2004, 02:17 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,229
Posted By Madame Ovary
Ooooooh, I'm so sorry to hear about Clay. My...

Ooooooh, I'm so sorry to hear about Clay. My little boy got it last summer, in fact, he got the bite on his 4th birthday over near you, in Bear Creek. He had it pretty bad-- his fever reached 105.3....
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   06-11-2004, 01:13 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,229
Posted By Madame Ovary
Hi, Julie-- I'm so sorry we missed you last...

Hi, Julie--
I'm so sorry we missed you last weekend! I didn't check my computer til about 3 that day; I had just gotten back from town and my kids were at the lake with dh. I wish we'd known. I've...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   05-25-2004, 12:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 672
Posted By Madame Ovary
I would just add here that, while unschooling is...

I would just add here that, while unschooling is child-led, it is the parents who create the environment. So, if you want to help your dd speak and write French properly, then you will have to bring...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   05-10-2004, 09:01 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,684
Posted By Madame Ovary
Hi, I'm Madame Ovary*, and I'm an unschooling...

Hi, I'm Madame Ovary*, and I'm an unschooling SAHM.

My dd, Bastet, Jr.*, is 8, and is studying to become a healer and cryptozoologist. She learned archery today, and wants to learn to read and...
Forum: Unschooling   05-06-2004, 05:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 593
Posted By Madame Ovary
Openskyheart: I suppose I should have nailed...

Openskyheart:
I suppose I should have nailed Flaubert, instead http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/wink1.gif .
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   05-06-2004, 05:35 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,229
Posted By Madame Ovary
I'd love to check out the Mancos library...

I'd love to check out the Mancos library sometime-- let me know if you want to meet out there. We looked at property in that area, and liked it a lot, but we want to start a restaurant in Durango...
Forum: Unschooling   05-05-2004, 08:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 593
Posted By Madame Ovary
First off, of course, check out...

First off, of course, check out www.unschooling.com (http://www.unschooling.com) for lots on this subject.

My kids are 8 and 4. We don't use any curricula, and we focus on whatever the kids are...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   05-05-2004, 07:12 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,229
Posted By Madame Ovary
I guess I just can't stay put! I just got back...

I guess I just can't stay put! I just got back from 2 weeks in Roatan, Honduras. It was great!

I'd really like to plan something.... I'm going to be at the rec center on Friday-- probably around...
Forum: Dental   03-26-2004, 08:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 468
Posted By Madame Ovary
It was my impression from the Mothering article...

It was my impression from the Mothering article on ECC a while back that there is a particular strain of S. Mutans that is present only in some people and which is responsible for the kind of...
Forum: Finding your Tribe Archives 2008   03-24-2004, 10:59 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,229
Posted By Madame Ovary
Hi, everybody! I'm trying to get a few people...

Hi, everybody!
I'm trying to get a few people together on Friday at 1:00 at Fassbinder Park. That's the one off Main Ave (to the West) at 17th St. and Park, just north of the Main/Camino Del Rio/...
Forum: Dental   03-23-2004, 03:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 468
Posted By Madame Ovary
I know this isn't my usual MO, but I'm going to...

I know this isn't my usual MO, but I'm going to try to be brief:

My dd has perfect teeth. My ds has 3 crowns. He's 4, but he got the first 2 crowns at 2. The &*%$% dentist told me he had "bottle...
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